Q: Does a child need written permission if flying out of country with only one parent? Parents are married, live together.
A: The first thing the child needs is a passport! That's to get back in, if nothing else!
It wouldn't hurt to have an affidavit of permission to travel. I don't see it as a complicated instrument, but there may be a twist of family law in New York of which I am unaware (I practise in Florida, Oklahoma and Texas)
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